Puerto Rico

Supreme Court Holds that PROMESA Didn’t Waive Puerto Rico’s Sovereign Immunity

The Supreme Court ducked the question of whether Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories are entitled to Eleventh Amendment sovereign immunity just like states.

First Circuit Says: PROMESA Fiscal Plans Can’t Be Challenged in Federal Court

Federal courts have no jurisdiction to review decisions by Puerto Rico’s Oversight Board regarding the reduction of pension benefits.
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